Predicting caregiving status and caregivers’ burden in multiple sclerosis. A short report

  title={Predicting caregiving status and caregivers’ burden in multiple sclerosis. A short report},
  author={Serafeim Katsavos and A. Artemiadis and M. Zacharis and Paraskevi Argyrou and I. Theotoka and C. Chrysovitsanou and M. Anagnostouli},
  journal={Neurological Research},
  pages={13 - 15}
Abstract Objectives: Predicting caregiving status (CS) in multiple sclerosis (MS) is of both clinical and health policy-making value. The aim of this cross-sectional study was to assess the clinical predictors of CS, along with factors related to caregivers’ stress. Methods: A sample of 342 clinically definite MS patients (67.5% females, 67.8% relapsing MS, mean age 43.1 ± 11.4 year-old, mean disease duration 147 ± 105.4 months, median Expanded Disability Status Scale -EDSS-3.0) was screened… Expand
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